25/06/2019

Nexplanon

Implant

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

The first time i had the implant fitted i loved it – no bleeding and no side effects for two and a half years prior to having it removed and refitted. The one i have just now is leaving me with very irregular bleeding – sometimes a period every fortnight but no other symptoms.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
No change
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Thrush

Vaginal dryness

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